U.N. Official Hopes Lebanese Leaders Will 'Prioritize Lebanon's Interest'


Najat Rochdi, the Officer in Charge of the Office of the U.N. Special Coordinator for Lebanon and Resident and Humanitarian Coordinator for Lebanon, met Monday with Maronite Patriarch Beshara al-Rahi and discussed with him the latest developments in Lebanon, including the deepening socio-economic crisis and its impact on the Lebanese people, her office said on Tuesday.

“Ms. Rochdi listened to Patriarch Rahi’s proposal and views on holding an international conference for Lebanon,” the office said in a statement.